Bergsten Family History

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Bergsten Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + sten ‘stone’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bergstein, Berggren, Bergstedt, Bergstrom, Bernstein, Bergen, Berger

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Bergsten Family Origin

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Bergsten Family Occupations

What did your Bergsten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bergsten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bergsten's were Farmers. Farmer, Lumberman and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bergsten. A less common occupation for the Bergsten family was Wood Turner.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Lumberman

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%
  • Wood Turner

    17%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bergsten ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bergsten Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bergsten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bergsten census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bergsten. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bergsten. For the veterans among your Bergsten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bergsten Life Expectancy

What is the average Bergsten lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Bergsten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bergsten in 1950 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bergsten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bergsten ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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